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Portrait of Michelangelo Buonarroti

1815
Giuseppe Longhi (Italian, 1766–1831)


Catalogue Raisonné

Apell 38, iii/iii; Le Blanc 27

Dimensions

Sheet: 33.2 x 23.3 cm (13 1/16 x 9 3/16 in.)(no platemark visible; it may be that the full sheet is smaller than the plate)

Accession Number

P14136

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, lower center, the blindstamp of Paolo Carroni, Milan (1779-1842)(Lugt 4187); verso, center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Paolo Carroni, Milan (1779-1842)(Lugt 4187); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund